JOE LARKIN, CCIM, MCR, SIOR, SLCR
Joseph Larkin is an elite commercial real estate broker who has been assisting clients with long-term investment strategies for over 40 years. By aligning client goals with the optimum real estate solution, he provides the guidance necessary to achieve profitable results. Leveraging expert knowledge of retail, office, and industrial real estate.
Larkin delivers consulting services, tenant representation, disposition, and acquisition services. He is an established thought leader in the commercial real estate industry. He has conducted seminars, programs, lectures, and training sessions on real estate investment for real estate organizations, as well as custom training for Fortune 500 companies. His contributions have been published in professional journals and periodicals such as Commercial Investment Real Estate and National Association of Realtors
Larkin is a certified CCIM and was a Senior Instructor who earned his MS in Real Estate from the University of Denver. As a General Certified Appraiser and real estate broker licensed in multiple states, he is an active member of the CCIM Institute, SIOR. In addition, he holds ASC, MCR and SLCR designations
Presently, he is the CEO of First Realty, Inc. a real estate investment firm located in Denver, CO. The company provides transaction and consulting services, specializing in acquisition and disposition of investment and commercial real estate. In addition to appraisal and valuation services, First Realty provides project leasing, strategic planning, and financial analysis.
Previously based in New York as president and founder of Larkin Commercial Properties, Inc., Larkin developed the top boutique commercial real estate brokerage company in greater Albany, NY area. He recruited and trained an elite group of agents, focusing on the success of each one. The Larkin Commercial team offered clients the most up-to-date technologies and real estate decision-making analyses.
Larkin Commercial built a national investment platform for private equity, and their exclusive, in-house market information database provided in-depth, actionable market knowledge.
Actively involved in all aspects of the community, the Larkin Commercial team participated with local and state economic development organizations, business development organizations, and the Chamber of Commerce, as well as serving community charities. As a result, Larkin Commercial Properties, Inc. was awarded Business of the Year Award by the Chamber of Commerce.
In addition to being a CCIM senior instructor, and having taught CCIM courses internationally. He received the covenant CCIM Instructor of the year award for 103 on three separate occasions. Larkin has taught BOMA courses and authored and taught advanced appraisal courses for real estate companies on topics such as business development, transaction management, negotiations, and specialized real estate analysis for both businesses and investors. He has also been a lecturer at New York University (NYU).